Chocolate Ice Cream...In Memory of Jayasree

Earlier this month, a fellow blogger, Jayasree of Experiments in Kailas Kitchen, passed away suddenly. I did not know her personally, but having read about her in various blogs, it is obvious that she was a warm, loving and talented person who will be missed dearly. I really regret not knowing her. I hope her family and friends find the strength to deal with their loss. Rest in peace Jayasree, you will be loved always. 
Tribute to Jayasree is an effort to honor her memory, by cooking recipes from her blog. Jayasree has an amazing collection of traditional recipes and I had plans to make a rice dish when I saw this Ice cream recipe. I had all the required ingredients in my pantry and started immediately. I made the ice cream in the ice cream maker and ice cream was already set when I remembered the chocolate chips. The ice cream was chocolaty enough even without them.

Triple Chocolate Ice Cream


1 cup milk
1/2 cup cream
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup chopped chocolate
1 tbs cocoa powder
2 tsp corn flour
2 tbs chocolate chips

Melt the chopped chocolate in a microwave or in a double boiler. Add the cream and mix well. Keep aside.
Dissolve the cornflour in a little milk. Bring the remaining milk and then add the cornflour paste and cocoa powder. Mix well to remove lumps. Add the sugar. When the sugar has dissolved completely, remove from heat. Stir in the chocolate cream mixture and keep aside to cool. 
Freeze according to your ice cream makers instructions. To freeze without one, pour the mixture into a shallow dish and freeze till it begins to set. Brake the ice crystals with a fork, cover and freeze again. Repeat the process 2 more times. When leaving it for the final setting, stir in the chocolate chips and freeze till completely set.


  1. I think it is such a beautiful gift of love and a fitting tribute to a departed soul that you are all remembering, cherishing and sharing these delectable thoughts and recipes in memory of Jayashree. I am sure this means a lot to her because she sure is watching everything from another world.

  2. Great tribute , the icecream is creamy and perfect!

  3. Yumm tribute to a great Blogger.Luv the recipe and the clicks.

  4. That was wonderful Poornima. It is very hard to accept that she will no longer be around and write any more posts.
    Thank you for joining in!

  5. lovely tribute with the wonderful post

  6. lovely tribute wid a wonderful post

  7. Creamy and yummy..bookmarked to try!

  8. That chocolate iccream looks so delicious. Yum!

  9. woww. icecream looks so soft and creamy. so happy to see you aFTER A LONG Time..hw r u? and whats news.. you, smitha, pari and all where my usual place to search recipes before i started blog..
    i came to know abt jeyashri fron ur post and just visited that.. its a great work that you did :)

  10. Great tribute to a great blogger, lovely recipe Poornima.

  11. A wonderful tribute to a wonderful blogger.


  12. OMG i was away from blog world from last 2 months and i had no idea about jayasri..its so sad :( may god bless her family and give enough strength!

  13. Hi Poornima, I am a new blogger on the block testing my ropes around.Chanced upon your blog today.You have such lovely recipes just waiting to be tried.But this chocolate ice-cream I am going to try this for sure,I am sure my kids will love it.Do check back on my blog Since you know your way arround the blog world your suggestions/comments is most appreciated =).Have a wonderful day !


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